"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Silloth Beach

Silloth beach is a large flat expanse of sand with some patches of pebbles. A band of sand dunes follows the coastline near this bathing water.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle/conrete

Nearest town: Silloth

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: NY104534

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Things to see and do near Silloth Beach

  • The Gincase Farm Park (3m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (8m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (8m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (9m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (9m)
  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (12m)
  • New Abbey Corn Mill (12m)
  • Sweetheart Abbey (12m)
  • Shambellie House Museum of Costume (12m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 19 August

06:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:49 BST
(03:49 GMT)
High Tide
10:28 BST
(09:28 GMT)
Low Tide
17:17 BST
(16:17 GMT)
High Tide
22:56 BST
(21:56 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Silloth is a small town on the edge of the Solway Firth. It has an area of docks with extensive sandy beaches, backed by dunes to the south and shingle beaches with groynes and concrete sea defences adjacent to the town.

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